Family: Jeremiah "Big Jerry" Denton / Elizabeth Griggs (F5792)

m. 1805


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  • Male
    Jeremiah "Big Jerry" Denton

    Birth  1779  (Watauga District, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  0Sep 1847  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial    Old Jericho Cemetery, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Marriage  1805  [1, 2]  (Watauga District, Tennessee)  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Abraham Denton, III | F5772 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mourning Hogg | F5772 Group Sheet 

    Female
    Elizabeth Griggs

    Birth  0___ 1782  (Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  4 Jul 1828  Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial    Old Jericho Cemetery, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Griggs | F10422 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary LNU | F10422 Group Sheet 

    Male
    Hightower Denton

    Birth  0___ 1810  Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  0___ 1880  Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial    Old Jericho Cemetery, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nancy Witt | F10268 
    Marriage    Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location

    Female
    Susannah Denton

    Birth  21 Apr 1815  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  19 Feb 1891  (White County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial    Mount Pisgah Cemetery, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Knowles, Sr. | F7167 
    Marriage  13 Feb 1852  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

    Male
    Holland Denton

    Birth  6 Nov 1818  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  10 Dec 1896  Cookeville, Putnam County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial     

    Female
    Edith "Edy" Denton

    Birth  0___ 1825  (White County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Death  Aft JEREMIAH  (White County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location
    Burial    Old Jericho Cemetery, Quebeck, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Reverend Jeremiah M. Webb | F3115 
    Marriage  28 Mar 1858  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S11371] "Some of the Descendants of Rev. Richard Denton", by Edythe Whitley,, p. 33 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S12606] "William Hogg I (abt. 1675 - abt. 1749)", Profile & Descendants, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Hogg-839, by David A. Hen.